SPATIAL AND SEASONAL PRICE DIFFERENCES: A CASE STUDY OF SORGHUM PRODUCERS IN SUDAN

Spatial and seasonal price differences for sorghum in the Sudan are investigated. Results indicate that the producer's share of the consumer price is low. Seasonal price spreads indicate an excess return to the storage function. Causes of these large price differences are poor marketing infrastructure and government policy.


Issue Date:
Aug 01 1988
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/270299
Language:
English
Total Pages:
15




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